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Senior Commercial Manager

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Senior Commercial Manager

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Joining our Group and its 18,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.


In the UK, we are delivering some of the most iconic projects which help connect people, protect our environment and meet emission reduction targets. We work in the transport and energy sectors, providing consultancy, engineering and operations services for clients such as major airports, governments, regulators, cities and rail and road operators.


With over 50 years of experience in the rail industry, we’ve delivered complex and challenging multidisciplinary projects all over the world. Our expertise extends to depots, operations, maintenance analytics and asset management across all aspects of rail, including transport, technical and sustainability assessments and systems infrastructure.


With a growing pipeline of project-related works, EGIS is seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Senior Commercial Manager based in Cardiff. 


Job description

As a Senior Commercial Manager, you will have knowledge and experience in pre and post-contract management and procurement within the railway commercial contract management. The senior commercial manager will be expected to utilise experience and knowledge of supplier relationships and contract management to drive efficiencies in the supply chain.

You will be working as part of projects and programmes to deliver strategic aims of their designated portfolios.  You could be working on nationwide rail projects through to commercial decarbonisation programmes helping us achieve sustainability for future generations. 

By joining Egis, we will fully support your personal growth and development enabling you access to full RICS training courses, a path to chartership or help you develop your career to the level you want. We are true believers in personal development and will support you every step of the way.


Qualifications and must-haves for candidates

  • Educated to degree level and member of or working towards professional membership
  • Good understanding of NEC3-4
  • Experience in leading and project commission
  • Experience negotiating and procuring Contracts including testing the robustness of costs
  • Experience of working within a collaborative culture or/ and a mature approach to relationship management with a long-term strategic focus
  • Able to prioritise the delivery of the objectives of their role
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to performance manage and hold to account
  • Experience in managing and developing assistant and intermediate-level commercial team members.

You must have the right to work in the UK


What’s in it for you:

By joining Egis, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.

  • 27 days’ annual leave as well as bank holidays
  • Annual Bonus
  • Healthcare – Individual or family based on employee level
  • Life Assurance Bereavement Support Service
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Eye Care Vouchers with Specsavers
  • Travel Loans
  • Mobile Phone Allowance
  • Workplace Nursery Scheme
  • Electric Car Scheme
  • Training & Development

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years